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A Chapel Hill Business Brings Gourmet Chocolate and Other Unique Treats to Town

Dan Friedman has opened up a new chocolate boutique shop in Chapel Hill’s Timberlyne Shopping Center. The shop, Special Treats, offers gourmet chocolates, cookies,...

This Chapel Hill Native is Building Relations Between the U.S. and China

Regina Parker graduated in the top one percent of her class at West Point, she is a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army and...

Carrboro’s Auto Logic Treats Customers Like Family

Andrew Jones founded his business, now co-owned by business partner Marianne Jones, in 1986, but to newcomers traveling down Carrboro’s Main Street, it might...

Rising Senior at East Chapel Hill High Creates Job App for Students

If you need a job, Max Alway-Townsend can hook you up. The 17-year-old is a rising senior at East Chapel Hill High and the...

Chapel Hill’s Working Class

"We've been bringing dogs to work for the last 15 years. Suri, a Norfolk Terrier, turns 4 this month and she’s our official greeter....

This Family is Making Chapel Hill a Little More Sweet

Chocolatay Confections has been the “soundtrack to some of the happiest moments” in Danielle and Matthew White’s lives. They first got the idea for...

What We’ve Heard Around Town

BUSINESS BRIEFS Near the end of 2016, 140 West Franklin was sold by its Florida-based developer to Asana Partners of Charlotte. Graduates of UNC Kenan-Flagler’s MBA...

Designing Larger-Than-Life Brands for Small Businesses

As part of our series The Creatives, we talk to Lane Wurster, partner and creative director at The Splinter Group. Growing up, were you particularly...

The Joy of Living

As part of our series The Creatives, we speak with Carol Ann Zinn, founder and president at Zinn Design Build. How did you get started...

Hillsborough Homeware with an Italian Accent

As part of our series "The Creatives," we talk with Susan Gravely, the creative director and founder of Vietri. Growing up, were you creative? My...